The Institute for Russian and Eurasian Studies (IRES) is part of the Faculty of Social Sciences at Uppsala University and employs about 35 persons together with a varying number of visiting researchers and visiting doctoral students who are active at the department.
The Institute is governed by a Departmental Board, composed of the head of department and staff and student representatives. Important for the work of the department are also a number of Task Forces and Action Plans.
The administrative staff is made up by an Economic administrator, a Personnel Officer, a Communications Officer and Guest Researchers Coordinator.
Director of Studies
Gunilla Berger (personnel)
Jevgenija Gehsbarga (information)
Lena Lubenow (economy)
IRES Governing Board
Corporation Teacher and Researchers
Matthew Kott – board member
Susanna Rabow-Edling – board member
Martin Kragh – board member
Kaj Hobér - board member (Department of Law)
Kariné Åkerman Sarkisian - board member (Department of Modern Languages)
Helena Wockelberg - board member (Department of Political Science)
Ann-Mari Sätre – substitute
Vladislava Vladimirova – substitute